From well-known hiking trails to exceptional beaches, Antalya is one of the most and must-visit places in Turkey. This fast-growing city has very much established itself as a luxurious holiday destination, attracting tourists from all over the world. Yet, outside of the luxurious walls of...

I have visited a lot of cities in my life but there was always one on top of my city-bucket-list; Istanbul. Why? It's the perfect mix between Asia and Europe and has so much to offer, even in winter! Yes, Istanbul is in fact separated by...

One build for rich foreign buyers, Burj Al Babas now looks like a ghost town with over 500 abandoned castles  Take a look and be amazed.  Sources say that the project costed over $200 million, but because Turkey experiences an economic downturn, the project’s developers have filed for...

It's Turkish, it's delightful and yes, this one is vegetarian. Çigköftem! Once in a while I discover some lovely vegetarian hotspots and a few years ago, the first Çigköfte shop opened in Amsterdam West. Çigköfte is a typical Turkish dish that is usually prepared with raw meat and spicy herbs. The ingredients to...